Israel Beats Guinness Record for Donating Hair to Cancer Patients – Meital Yasur Beit-Or (Israel Hayom)
Israel has broken the Guinness world record for donating the most hair to cancer victims in a single drive, producing 53.1 kg. (117 pounds) on Monday. The previous Guinness record was 48.7 kg. (107 pounds).
About 250 women, several of them cancer survivors, arrived at Jerusalem’s Malha Mallon Monday to donate their hair.
The Zichron Menachem Association for the Support of Children with Cancer and their Families organized the drive.